Poland's PGNiG gas company grants PLN 4 million (EUR 891,146) for activities related to combatting the coronavirus epidemic, CEO of PGNiG Jerzy Kwieciński said during a press conference on Tuesday.
Sixteen new coronavirus positive cases have been confirmed in Poland, bringing the total number of infections to 221, the Ministry of Health announced on early Tuesday afternoon. To date, five people have died from coronavirus infection.
With doctors and nurses in the frontline in the fight against coronavirus, restaurants and members of the public have been rallying around to make sure they have enough food to keep them going.
Four thousand Poles have returned home since Sunday on special charter flights organised jointly by the Polish government and the state flag carrier LOT, the airline’s spokesman said on Tuesday morning.
The Cabinet Council meeting between the president and the government, planned to take place on Tuesday morning, was cancelled due to one of the ministers having tested positive for coronavirus.
Twenty-eight new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Poland, bringing the total number of infections to 205, the Ministry of Health announced on Tuesday morning. To date, five people have died.
The National Bank of Poland (NBP) on Monday recommended that the government should lift some tax and social insurance burdens from Polish companies amid the spreading coronavirus epidemic.
Poland's coronavirus death toll has increased to four after the death of a 67-year-old patient in Lancut, southern Poland, the Health Ministry said on Monday. The ministry also reported 21 new confirmed coronavirus infections.
COVID-19 cases may peak in 2-3 weeks, Health Minister Lukasz Szumowski said on Monday assessing the coronavirus situation in Poland.
Poland will obtain EUR 7.4 billion from EU funds to fight the coronavirus outbreak, Brussels has announced.